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Study Finds Households Near National Parks are Healthier; Here are 5 U.S. National Parks to Visit

It’s springtime and finally acting like it in the tristate area. Spring is always an exciting time of year for students like myself—nicer weather allows us to spend some much needed time outside and also gives us a hint of the upcoming summer fun we plan to have. Speaking of outside time, a recent Science Advances study shows… Continue reading Study Finds Households Near National Parks are Healthier; Here are 5 U.S. National Parks to Visit

Australia

Oz Through Sara’s Eyes: Northwest Outback Trip H20

There are so many beautiful things to see on land, but even more to discover on and under the water! Being the water-lover that I am, I did not have the heart to cut out enough aquatic footage to fit into my previous two outback videos, so I made one just dedicated to H20. In… Continue reading Oz Through Sara’s Eyes: Northwest Outback Trip H20

Australia

Oz Through Sara’s Eyes: Northwest Outback Trip Part 2

This video features many clips of of quad-riding along the coast of Coral Bay as the sun set, which was an incredible add-on that only my friend group did, some aboriginal artwork sighting and waterfall climbing at Karijini National Park, and a whole lot of smiling. As I said last week, I took an abundance of… Continue reading Oz Through Sara’s Eyes: Northwest Outback Trip Part 2

Australia

Australia: Caversham Wildlife Park

My second Friday in Oz finally arrived and I was super stoked because I had a ticket to the Caversham Wildlife Park. I could not wait to see some Australian creatures! The day started off with a farm show. We watched dogs round up sheep, we saw how a sheep’s wool is sheared and I… Continue reading Australia: Caversham Wildlife Park

Costa Rica, North America

Costa Rica 2016

I never thought I would visit Costa Rica. I never thought it would have the impact on me that it did. I am so thankful I got to experience the people, the food and the sights this country has to offer. Hopefully I will be back one day to see more. Until then, I can… Continue reading Costa Rica 2016

Costa Rica, North America

Costa Rica Day 5: Relax and Rejoice

We got back from our ATV adventure around 2:30 in the afternoon and we were not exactly sure what to do. My dad was set on surfing, but also wanted to go to the shops and take the golf cart for a spin, my sister wanted to relax and I just wanted to do something.… Continue reading Costa Rica Day 5: Relax and Rejoice

Costa Rica, North America

Costa Rica Day 1: Monkey Business

If you read my first post from Costa Rica, you know the jaw-dropping landscape I woke up to Friday morning.  That was just the beginning to a day full of beautiful weather and wildlife encounters. On our way to breakfast, we passed a massive amount of country side and it was full of different farms. We… Continue reading Costa Rica Day 1: Monkey Business